Sometimes, a yarn comes into my hands and I am helpless when it comes to the idea of resisting it. This new one is simply delicious in the way that it takes color and of course, with the hand of the fabric. I am calling it Soie du Mer, in homage to one of the ingredients, which is sea cell, made from seaweed.
This first weight that is going into the lineup is a sport/dk.
Fiber: 51% Cultivated (Bombyx) Silk, 29% Superfine Merino, 20% Sea Cell
Needle size 5-6 US suggested
Gauge: 5.5 stitches per inch
100 gram skeins/ 326 yards
Care: Hand wash/dry flat
Price: $35 US per skein
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